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Episode 9-3 Phoenix Wright 2 with Steel Samurai

episode_artwork83I don’t think anyone would OBJECT to hearing more great music from the Phoenix Wright Ace Attorney series! This is our second dive into the music from the series, which makes it part 2: this time, it’s personal.

Joining us on the show are the Rhythm and Pixels Bonus Round all-stars, Steel Samurai! They listen in on the tracks and bring their own perspective on this beloved game series. They also put up with our silly questions, and bring their own music to share on the show!

Steel Samurai are a rock band from Baltimore that plays primarily unused and obscure video game music with heavy power-rock guitars, jazzy organ melodies, and hard hitting rhythms. Listen and download their music here!

Track list:

  1. Ema Skye Scientific Detective – Apollo Justice Ace Attorney – Nintendo DS – Toshihiko Horiyama, Hideki Okugawa
  2. Investigation ~ Middlegame 2009 – Miles Edgeworth: Ace Attorney Investigations – Nintendo DS – Noriyuki Iwadare, Yasuko Yamada
  3. Thought Route ~ Resonance of the Synapses – Ace Attorney 6 Spirit of Justice – 3DS – Noriyuki Iwadare, Toshihiko Horiyama, Masami Onodera
  4. Questioning ~ Allegro 2007 – Apollo Justice Ace Attorney – Nintendo DS – Toshihiko Horiyama, Hideki Okugawa
  5. Investigation ~ Core 2013 – Phoenix Wright Ace Attorney Dual Destinies – 3DS – Noriyuki Iwadare
  6. Dahlia Hawthorne ~ Distant Trace – Phoenix Wright: Trials and Tribulations – Nintendo DS – Noriyuki Iwadare
  7. Strange Memories of Death – Steel Samurai
  8. Tornado Man and Concrete Man – Steel Samurai
  9. Trance Logic – Apollo Justice Ace Attorney – Nintendo DS – Toshihiko Horiyama, Hideki Okugawa

Download episode 9-3 here!



Episode 2-7 Beat’em Ups

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It’s time to throw down and listen to great video game music! We tell stories of playing arcade beat’em ups in the arcades, and Rob sets a romantic mood with a special track from Cadillacs and Dinosaurs.

Track list:

  1. Industrial Area – Final Fight – Arcade – Manami Matsumae, Yoshihiro Sakaguchi, Yasuaki Fujita, Hiromitsu Takaoka, Yoko Shimomura, Junko Tamiya, Harumi Fujita
  2. Opening – Alien Vs Predator – Arcade – Hideki Okugawa
  3. Moe’s Tavern – The Simpsons – Arcade – Norio Hanzawa
  4. Ending Theme – Cadillacs and Dinosaurs – Arcade – Isao Abe, Syun Nishigaki
  5. TMNT IV Star Turtles II: The Wrath of Mann – SnuggleMen
  6. Beat ’em Up Boggie – Zackery Wilson
  7. Las Vegas Stage 3 – Ninja Baseball Batman – Arcade – Unknown


Episode 2-4 Fighting Games

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Round 1! Music! Rob and Pernell kick, punch, and shoryuken through some of their favorite (non-Street Fighter) fighting game music. There are awesome bosses, tough female fighters, and some head-nodding guitar riffs throughout this week’s ultra-combo-episode!

Get to your local arcade, put your quarter on the machine, and jam out to the Rhythm and Pixels!

Track list:

  1. Koujou no Blue Moon (Mr Big’s Theme) – Art of Fighting – Arcade – Seisuke Itoh
  2. Zoku (Jack Turner’s Theme) – Art of Fighting 2 – Arcade – Seisuke Itoh
  3. Momentary Life (Baiken’s Theme) – Guilty Gear X2 – Playstation 2 – Daisuke Ishiwatari
  4. Blood Stained Lineage – Guilty Gear X1 – Playstation 2 – Daisuke Ishiwatari
  5. Urban Uppercut (Sagat’s theme)- bLind vs Leifo
  6. C.Viper Theme – Street Fighter X Mega Man – A_Rival
  7. Twilight (Ibuki’s Stage) – Street Fighter III Third Strike – Arcade – Hideki Okugawa